Cancer Stories

The importance of creating a personal bond between oncologist and patient

The importance of creating a personal bond between oncologist and patient

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A personal bond between you and your oncologist can be of benefit in your cancer treatment. A doctor at UT Southwestern Dallas discusses why he thinks it’s important to have a trusting relationship with your doctor.

From a cruise to cancer care: Following my passion to Fort Worth

From a cruise to cancer care: Following my passion to Fort Worth

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The new cancer center set to open in Fort Worth will offer treatment and emotional support.

Q&A – Spring 2015

 

Understanding the different types of liver cancer

Understanding the different types of liver cancer

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Some types of liver cancer are on the rise in the United States. The doctors at UT Southwestern in Dallas discuss the symptoms and types of liver cancer.

New genetic test for breast cancer may be unable to keep promises

New genetic test for breast cancer may be unable to keep promises

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The affordability of a new genetic test that analyzes specific genes to determine breast and ovarian cancer risk will result in more women getting tested, but will those results be accurate?

Conquering the Complexities of Cancer

 

Are we winning the war against cancer? A UT Southwestern physician explains advancements in cancer treatments and other positive signs of success in the fight against cancer.

Looking in the mirror after breast cancer surgery

Looking in the mirror after breast cancer surgery

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The surgeons at UT Southwestern have your answers about new breast cancer surgeries including nipple-sparing surgery.

Understanding the increase in pancreatic cancer

Understanding the increase in pancreatic cancer

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Pancreatic cancer cases are on the rise and will become the second deadliest type of cancer in the United States by 2030. Doctors at UT Southwestern discuss the future of pancreatic cancer.

How do we detect breast cancer more quickly?

How do we detect breast cancer more quickly?

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It's easier to cure breast cancer if we catch it early. Find out how the doctors at UT Southwestern screen for breast cancer, including 3-D mammograms.